Posts tagged "Gumbo"

Draft Flex Gumbo Chapters posted to Adobe open source site

Word on the street is that some beta chapters on new Flex Gumbo stuff is posted on the Flex Gumbo page on the site:

And, as always, the latest beta Flex Gumbo Language Reference can be found at

So put on your technical reviewer hats on and go read some chapters! Also, to keep up with all the latest and greatest from the Flex Documentation team, check out their blog at

Updates to the Flex Gumbo page on

A few updates to the Flex Gumbo page on

1. The milestones table has been updated to reflect the latest schedule.

Milestone Date
Beta June 2009
Final 4.0 Q4 2009
4.1 Q2 2010

* Dates subject to change

2. Open Iteration Meetings table updated with the slides and recordings from our first two public meetings (Feb. 19, 2009 and Mar. 24, 2009).

3. Two new feature specs posted:

4. Three new Architecture Review Board (ARB) Issues posted:

And as always, the latest build of the Flex Gumbo beta can be downloaded from:

New Flex Gumbo Architecture Review Board (ARB) Issues posted: Dropping the Fx Prefix

For those few people out there that were not fans of the Fx prefix in Flex Gumbo (SDK-17854Kittens saved, Fx prefix will go away), you can now head on over to the Flex Gumbo page on and check out the Architecture Review Board (ARB) Issues page on Dropping the Fx Prefix!

And for those of you who were fans of the Fx prefix… you can go read the ARB issues page too, because the Fx prefix is still being removed.

Thrilling topics of conversation include, but are not limited to:

Discuss (but on the ARB page, not here).

Three new specs added to Gumbo Specs page

Three new specs have been added to the Flex SDK Gumbo page recently:

For those of you counting, that brings us up to a total of 30 specs posted.